Pennsylvania Mobile Sources regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Pennsylvania Mobile Sources: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Vehicle inspection and maintenance (I/M): 67 Pennsylvania Code (Pa. Code) 177.1 to 177.691

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Automobile emissions standards:

Pennsylvania clean vehicles program: 25 Pa. Code 126.401 to 126.413

Motor vehicle and engine certification program: 25 Pa. Code 126.421 to 126.441

Heavy-duty vehicle emissions standards:

Pennsylvania heavy-duty diesel emissions control program: 25 Pa. Code 126.501 to 126.531

Idling restrictions: Senate Bill (S.B.) 295


Gasoline volatility: 25 Pa. Code 126.301 to 126.303

Oxygenated gasoline program: 25 Pa. Code 121.1 and 25 Pa. Code 126.101 to 126.104

Stage II vapor recovery: 25 Pa. Code 129.82 and 40 CFR 51.126

Regulatory Agencies

Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Office of Waste, Air, Radiation, and Remediation Management Bureau of Air Quality

Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT)

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. There are many mobile source regulatory requirements implemented nationally by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that impact mobile sources in Pennsylvania. In addition, the Commonwealth has established additional programs to implement optional federal programs and state-specific requirements to control mobile source emissions and make progress toward attainment of all the national ambient air quality standards.

Administration and enforcement. DEP's Bureau of Air Quality is primarily responsible for the administration and enforcement of the mobile source requirements being implemented in Pennsylvania. DEP works in conjunction with PennDOT to administer and enforce ...

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Pennsylvania Mobile Sources Resources

Type Title
Forms Stage II System Decommissioning Notification Form
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